Accessibility Information

Permitting Services Division

EnerGov Citizen Self-Service (CSS)

The Citizen Self-Service Portal will be unavailable on June 26 from 5 to 7 p.m. for system maintenance.

The EnerGov Citizen Self-Service Portal (CSS) streamlines City of Cape Coral services for citizens.  Access permits, inspections, licenses, code cases and more online.  Submit digital applications, eliminating paperwork. Need help? 
Troubleshoot here

TID-C Login Authentication

 Applying for Permits:
1.  Review permit types in the Permit Document Center  to find out what you need.
2.  Submit Building Permits* through the Customer Self-Service Portal.

*Please note: OWNER-BUILDERS must come to City Hall in person to apply for your permit. 
Join the virtual line

Need Help Getting Started with EnerGov & the CSS Portal? 

Watch this helpful video:

Frequently Asked Questions

 See Frequently Asked Questions about EnerGov

EnerGov Training Workshop Recordings
Click below to access training documents and watch EnerGov training workshops.

EnerGov 101 – 7/27/22

Applying for Common Permits - 8/3/22

Inspection Scheduling - 8/11/22

Single-Family Residential Permits - 8/17/22

User Manual
 View the EnerGov User Manual

 View Cape Coral's CSS Registration Guide

For CSS inquiries, call EnerGov helpline at 239-242-3838, available 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

For permitting inquiries, call (239) 574-0546 or email